We are excited to announce the return of the Estuarium’s annual music benefit! Featuring a silent auction, hors d’oeuvres, deserts, door prizes, and live music from Laura Lowe and the Mud Bay Blues Band. This is a can’t miss event! Join us on Saturday, March 23rd, from 7:00 – 9:30 PM at the Olympia Elks Lodge for a night of celebration. There’s no better way to show your support for the Estuarium this Spring!
Prices: ON LINE RESERVATIONS, close at 2 pm March 23. Tickets available at the door ($30).
Be sure to get your tickets while they’re still available by following the link HERE.
It’s Fish February at the Estuarium! Come on down all month long to discover the amazing fish of the Puget Sound. Join us on February 23rd for fish inspired activities all day long. Complete with an amazing stream table from the South Puget Sound Salmon Enhancement Group, fish printing, and fish dissections, Fish February will be FIN – tastic! Click HERE for more information about Fish February.
Our next Pier Peer is just a couple weeks away. Join us on February 19th from 6:30 – 8:30 PM on the docks at Boston Harbor Marina! Click HERE to register today.
The last free talk in our Discovery Speaker Series is on February 21st and we can’t wait! Join us at WET Science Center on Thursday, the 21st, from 7:00 – 8:30 PM for “Following the Whale’s Tail: An Icon in Danger” by Cindy Hansen of Orca Network! Click HERE for more information about out Discovery Speaker Series.
Happy February from the Estuarium!
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Tagged Demonstration, Discovery Speaker Series, DSS, Education, Family Events, fish, Fish February, Free, K-12 Education, Kid Friendly
It’s the new year and we’ve hit the ground running this January! Our next Pier Peer event will be on Tuesday, January 15th, from 6:30 – 8:30 PM. Join us down on the dock at Boston Harbor Marina for a night full of exciting creature identification. Click HERE to register today.
Thursday, January 17th, from 7:00 – 8:30 PM join us at Wet Science Center for the next talk in our Discovery Speaker Series! Explore the plight of the pinto abalone in, “The Pintos of Puget Sound: A Look at Wild Abalones” by Henry Carson, Research Scientist at the Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife. Learn about the struggles these rare and beautiful gastropods face and the work being done to protect them.
Stop by the Estuarium all month long for Jellyfish January! Come on down to learn about our majestic gooey friends from the sea. From their unique life-cycles to their unexpected responses to climate change, jellyfish are always full of surprises!
Let’s start 2019 off right with Puget Sound centered exploration and education!
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Tagged "Marine Science", Abalone, Education, Family, Free, Free Event, Free Family Friendly, Free Talk, Jellyfish, K-12, Kid Friendly, Lecture, Lecture Series, Marine Education, Rotating Exhibit, Shellfish
The Estuarium is hosting our annual Turn of the Tides winter festival! Join us December 15th, from 11:00 – 4:00 PM for a day of Puget Sound inspired winter celebration. This free event will be complete with arts, crafts, tabling by community partners, and work by Puget Sound centered artists. Come visit with our staff and learn about amazing estuary creatures too! Bundle up and bring the whole family down to celebrate the changing tides, the sea, and the season.
For more information email us at Center@SSEAcenter.org .